Cocoa API to detect whether user has chosen "Use dark menu bar and Dock"

Number:rdar://36501024 Date Originated:January 14 2018
Status:Open Resolved:
Product:macOS + SDK Product Version:macOS 10.13.2 (17C205)
Classification: Reproducible:

I write an application that I would like to adapt to macOS' dark mode and use the dark vibrancy mode accordingly.

Currently, the best method to determine whether a user has chosen the dark menu bar and Dock style in the General System Preferences is to read the user's NSGlobalDomain.

If possible, it would be preferable if this information was exposed in a public API. Thanks!


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